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KENTLAND – One of the two individuals who have been charged with homicide for the Nov. 18, 2019 death of Nicole Bowen, whose body was found in a hunting shack in the area of CR 1275 S east of CR 600 W northwest of Kentland on March 30, 2019, is out on bail.

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KENTLAND — After backing out of a plea deal, just moments before a sentencing hearing, in which he would have served between 15-19 years in prison, Demiah L. Wright aka “D”, 36 of Kankakee, was found guilty of four felony counts including attempted murder and sentenced to 45 years in prison …

DEMOTTE — A DeMotte woman was cited Thursday morning after she ran into the front of the Family Dollar store in DeMotte. Thelma Prohosky, 54, of DeMotte, said her snow-covered foot slid off the brake and onto the gas pedal as she was pulling into a parking spot in front of the store.

NEWTON COUNTY — On Feb. 1, at approximately 3:44 p.m., Newton County Sheriff’s Deputy J. Fellmy conducted a traffic stop for a speeding violation on US 41 near St. Rd. 14. Newton County Dispatch advised that the male driver identified as Shaharian P. Clark, 23, of Indianapolis, had an active…